Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
343 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING...
...STRONG WINDS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

CTZ009>011-NYZ071-132200-
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SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
343 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON
EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON EST
SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...MOST OF COASTAL CONNECTICUT AND SOUTHERN
  WESTCHESTER COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS TO POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING WIND
  CHILLS.

* TIMING...COLDEST WIND CHILLS LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* WIND CHILL...FROM 25 TO 32 DEGREES BELOW ZERO BELOW DUE TO
  TEMPERATURES AS LOW AS 6 BELOW ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 15 TO
  25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* COLD IMPACTS...THE FRIGID CONDITIONS WILL BE EXTREMELY
  DANGEROUS TO THOSE VENTURING OUTSIDE. PROLONGED EXPOSURE WILL
  CAUSE FROSTBITE. THE COMBINATION OF VERY LOW WIND CHILLS AND
  FRIGID AIR TEMPERATURES HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO RESULT IN FROZEN
  PIPES...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA.

* WIND IMPACTS...SCATTERED TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES DOWNED.
  ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. OUTDOOR EXPOSURE SHOULD BE LIMITED. IF
YOU ARE HEADING OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND KEEP YOUR HANDS AND
HEAD COVERED TO PROTECT AGAINST FROSTBITE

&&

$$

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NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-
NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-WESTERN PASSAIC-ORANGE-
PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-
343 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
NOON EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...INTERIOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...MUCH
  OF THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY...AND WESTERN PASSAIC COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS TO POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING WIND
  CHILLS.

* TIMING...COLDEST WIND CHILLS LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* WIND CHILL...FROM 25 TO 29 DEGREES BELOW ZERO DUE TO
  TEMPERATURES 5 TO 10 BELOW ZERO...AND NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25
  MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* COLD IMPACTS...THE FRIGID CONDITIONS WILL BE EXTREMELY
  DANGEROUS TO THOSE VENTURING OUTSIDE. PROLONGED EXPOSURE WILL
  CAUSE FROSTBITE. THE COMBINATION OF VERY LOW WIND CHILLS AND
  FRIGID AIR TEMPERATURES HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO RESULT IN FROZEN
  PIPES...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA.

* WIND IMPACTS...SCATTERED TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES DOWNED.
  ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. OUTDOOR EXPOSURE SHOULD BE LIMITED. IF
YOU ARE HEADING OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND KEEP YOUR HANDS AND
HEAD COVERED TO PROTECT AGAINST FROSTBITE

&&

$$

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EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
343 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
NOON EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NEW YORK CITY...LONG ISLAND AND MOST OF
  NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY...MOST OF COASTAL CONNECTICUT...
  WESTERN BERGEN AND SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS.

* TIMING...COLDEST WIND CHILLS LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* WIND CHILL...FROM 18 TO 23 DEGREES BELOW ZERO DUE TO
  TEMPERATURES AROUND ZERO...AND NORTHWEST WINDS 0 TO 30 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* COLD IMPACTS...THE FRIGID CONDITIONS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE
  VENTURING OUTSIDE. PROLONGED EXPOSURE MAY CAUSE FROSTBITE. THE
  COMBINATION OF VERY LOW WIND CHILLS AND FRIGID AIR TEMPERATURES
  HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO RESULT IN FROZEN PIPES...FROSTBITE AND
  HYPOTHERMIA.

* WIND IMPACTS...SCATTERED TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES DOWNED.
  ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
OUTDOOR EXPOSURE SHOULD BE LIMITED. IF YOU ARE HEADING
OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND KEEP YOUR HANDS AND HEAD COVERED TO
PROTECT AGAINST FROSTBITE

&&

$$



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